Visit the Archives


Historic Red Hook's Rosemary Coons Archives Room is located on the second floor of The Elmendorph Inn at 7562 North Broadway in the Village of Red Hook. We are open to the public Tuesdays between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. (closed 12:30 to 1:30 for lunch).

Visit the Archives Room for published materials (histories, biographies, genealogies, newspapers, pamphlets, postcards, maps, etc.) as well as photographs, correspondence, diaries, journals, financial records, field books, minutes, scrapbooks, research materials, subject files and genealogical files, all related to the history of Red Hook.

After a free first half-hour, archival research assistance is available at a charge of $20 per hour ($10 per hour for members). To schedule assistance or make an appointment, please contact us at or 845-758-1920.



For Historic Red Hook guidelines on researching houses, see Tracing Your House.

For Historic Red Hook Reproduction and Use Policy, see Reproduction Policy.